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More South Africans able to take up ballet

For decades ballet was mainly the preserve of the rich, but now a diverse range of people are enjoying the dance form.

Last updated: 10 Aug 2014 19:51
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Ballet in South Africa is still predominantly white, partly because the lessons are so expensive.

There are only a few black professional ballet dancers, but now ballet is making an appearance in poor neighbourhoods.

Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Johannesburg.

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